Healthy Living in CT Bloggers

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I am a Lifestyle Coach and plant-based nutritionist. I developed a program where I use plant-based nutrition as a tool for addiction recovery and relapse prevention. I run recovery groups at recovery centers in Santa Monica. I am also a public speaker and motivational speaker. I have presented all over the country to various groups about the power of plant-based nutrition in recovery.

Veronica Boulden lost seventy pounds in one year eating whole, clean, healthy foods! She has maintained her weight loss for more than two years now, still eating healthy. Now she is a certified group fitness instructor and health coach. She lives in Waterbury with her husband and three kids.

Back in June 2009, Marilyn Plaskiewicz was at her highest weight ever. She joined the local YMCA and by  January 2012, Marilyn was 50 pounds lighter! Still going strong, Marilyn has now lost over 140 pounds! She found a passion for running and also does strength training.

Crowned Miss Connecticut United States 2014 on December 15th, 2013, I plan to spend my year promoting the importance of staying active and its impact on your health.

Jackie is a busy mom of 2. Her weight loss journey began 2 years ago and, to date, has shed 80 lbs.! Jackie is currently enrolled in school in order to obtain her Personal Training Certification & Group Fitness Certification. She wants to use her own personal experience, struggles & triumphs to pay it forward. Her passion is fitness & nutrition & looks forward to helping others change their lives just like she has changed hers!

Linda Gottlieb is a veteran fitness & wellness professional, speaker and consultant.  One of the first American Cancer Society/American College of Sports Medicine cancer exercise trainers in the US, Linda is currently on staff at Yale University working on an exercise based  national clinical trial with cancer survivors.  She is the author of No Ifs Ands or Butts: How to Turn the Top 10 Fitness Excuses into Fitness Triumphs.